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RACGP events and courses

VIC

01 Jul 2017 - 30 Jun 2020

VIC

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD)

Module 1 - Safer Opioid prescribing
ONLINE TRAINING

RACGP Victoria is offering online training on safer opioid prescribing and opioid dependence for Victorian GPs. This training is a prerequisite for prescribers who want to attend MATOD Module 2.

Prescribers must be registered with AHPRA to be eligible for this training.

Please contact RACGP Victoria if you don't have a RACGP number. This training is accessible by default for Victorian GPs. Interstate GPs please request access.

To complete MATOD Module 1 click here MATOD Module 1

This education is accredited for 4 Category 2 QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium.

By registering for this training you consent for your details to be provided to the Department of Health and Human Services and Victorian Pharmacotherapy Area Based Networks.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

08 Oct 2019

VIC

Perform CPR - A Workshop for GPs - Workshop Fully Booked

Date: Tuesday 8 October 2019
Time: 6.00 pm - 8.00 pm
Location: RACGP House, 100 Wellington parade, East Melbourne.
Members Price: $110
Non-members Price: $165

RACGP Victoria is holding a series of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) workshops for GPs. This is an ideal opportunity to fulfil your CPR requirements for the 2017-19 triennium while at the same time networking with fellow GPs.

Accreditation: This workshop is accredited for 5 Category 2 RACGP QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium and meets the basic CPR course requirement. Completion of this workshop meets registrar requirements for CPR.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

08 Oct 2019

VIC

Voluntary Assisted Dying Webinar

Date: Tuesday 8 October 2019
Time: 7.00-8.30 pm AEST
Price: Free

This Voluntary Assisted Dying webinar will look at aspects of the legislation and provide guidance for GPs.

The session will provide information on the VAD Act (2017), the major features of the legislation and eligibility criteria. The options for patients in Victoria with an incurable, advanced and progressive illness will be discussed as well as the GPs role in VAD.

Speakers:
Dr Greg Mewett and Dr Owen Bradfield

Register online here


This webinar is accredited for 3 Category 2 QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

12 Oct 2019

VIC

Dealing With Depression

Date: Saturday 12 October 2019
Time: 8.45am - 4.45 pm
Location: RACGP House, 100 Wellington Parade, East Melbourne
Members price: $250
Non-members price: $360

Delivered in collaboration with the Black Dog Institute, Dealing with depression is a highly interactive program that aims to provide general practitioners with a practical framework for diagnosing and managing depression.
The program uses case based learning to explore key challenges GPs experience when caring for patients with depression. Cases will be examined and effective strategies will be devised to address these challenges.

For Non-RACGP members, please contact vic.events@racgp.org.au to register for this event.

Accreditation: This activity is accredited for 40 category 1 RACGP QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

19 Oct 2019

VIC

MATOD - Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD) - Module 2
Time: 8.30am to 1.00pm
Location: Uni Hill Conference Centre, 30 Graduate Road Bundoora VIC 3083

The aim of this workshop is to provide practitioners with the skills and confidence to assess, manage and initiate patients on Opioid Replacement Therapy.

To be eligible for training:
- Practitioners must be registered with AHPRA
- Actively practicing in Victoria

Program Schedule:
The MATOD program is a blended approach of online training and a face to face workshop:

Module 2 Part A online training
The two hour online education component covers opioid use disorder and the pharmacology of buprenorphine and methadone.

Module 2 Part B face to face workshop
The four-hour interactive workshop consists of case based discussion

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

20 Oct 2019

VIC

New Fellows Small Group Networking - Inner North Melbourne

RACGP Victoria New Fellows committee are hosting small group catch-ups for GPs in their first five years after fellowship. Come along to this casual networking brunch with like-minded GPs to talk all things post fellowship.

Time: 11.00 am start
Date: Sunday 20 October 2019
Location: Lux Foundry, 21 Hope Street, Brunswick VIC 3056

Cost: Brunch is at participant's expense.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

13 Nov 2019

VIC

Perform CPR - A Workshop for GPs - Fully Booked

This workshop is now fully booked. Please contact the Victoria Events Team

Date: Wednesday 13 November 2019
Time: 6.00 pm - 8.00 pm
Location: RACGP House, 100 Wellington parade, East Melbourne.
Members Price: $110
Non-members Price: $165

RACGP Victoria is holding a series of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) workshops for GPs. This is an ideal opportunity to fulfil your CPR requirements for the 2017-19 triennium while at the same time networking with fellow GPs.

Accreditation: This workshop is accredited for 5 Category 2 RACGP QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium and meets the basic CPR course requirement. Completion of this workshop meets registrar requirements for CPR.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

16 Nov 2019

VIC

Perform CPR - A Workshop for GPs

Date: Saturday 16 November 2019
Time: 10.00 am - 12.00 pm
Location: RACGP House, 100 Wellington parade, East Melbourne.
Members Price: $110
Non-members Price: $165

RACGP Victoria is holding a series of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) workshops for GPs. This is an ideal opportunity to fulfil your CPR requirements for the 2017-19 triennium while at the same time networking with fellow GPs.

Accreditation: This workshop is accredited for 5 Category 2 RACGP QI&CPD points for the 2017-2019 triennium and meets the basic CPR course requirement. Completion of this workshop meets registrar requirements for CPR.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

16 Nov 2019

VIC

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD)

Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence (MATOD) - Module 2
Time: 8.30am to 1.00pm
Location: All Seasons Bendigo, 171-183 McIvor Road Bendigo VIC 3550

The aim of this workshop is to provide practitioners with the skills and confidence to assess, manage and initiate patients on Opioid Replacement Therapy.

To be eligible for training:
- Practitioners must be registered with AHPRA
- Actively practicing in Victoria

Program Schedule:
The MATOD program is a blended approach of online training and a face to face workshop:

Module 2 Part A online training
The two hour online education component covers opioid use disorder and the pharmacology of buprenorphine and methadone.

Module 2 Part B face to face workshop
The four-hour interactive workshop consists of case based discussion

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591

23 Nov 2019

VIC

RACGP Victoria Fellowship and Awards Ceremony

Date: Saturday 23 November 2019

Venue:Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Convention Centre Place, South Wharf

Times:
12.30-3.00 pm: Registration, gowning and photography
3.00-4.30 pm: Fellowship and Awards Ceremony
4.30-6.00 pm: Cocktail function

This event is by invitation only, for GPs who have received their Fellowship between September 2018 and 30 August 2019.

Contact: Victoria Events

Tel: 03 8699 0591